[A case of adult polyarteritis nodosa associated with fulminant group A streptococcal infection].

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We report a case of adult polyarteritis nodosa (PN) associated with group A streptococcal infection. A 37-year-old male had suffered from high fever, polyarthralgia, myalgia, and exanthema following pharyngalgia. He was admitted to the hospital because of cutaneous ulcers and necrosis making the general condition rapidly poor. A serological streptococcal… (More)

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@article{Takeishi2002ACO, title={[A case of adult polyarteritis nodosa associated with fulminant group A streptococcal infection].}, author={Michio Takeishi and Akio Mimori and Daisuke Adachi and Teruhiko Suzuki}, journal={Ryumachi. [Rheumatism]}, year={2002}, volume={42 4}, pages={682-6} }